Key Facts


EBTC Milestones (2008-2017)

- 2008: The creation of EBTC was announced at the EU-India Business Summit 2008, Marseille.

- 2009: The first EBTC office opened in New Delhi.

- 2010: Regional offices opened in Mumbai, Bengaluru and Kolkata.

- 2011: In-house sector specialists joined to create knowhow in the biotechnology, energy, environment and transport sectors.

- 2012: The IPR Helpdesk launched to address IPR challenges.

- 2013: EBTC became the coordinator for Enterprise Europe Network India.

- 2013: The European Technology Experience launched, providing a dedicated space for European technologies in India.

- 2015: EBTC launches its Clean Ganges Water Platform

- 2015: Launch of the EU-India Smart Cities Knowledge & Innovation Program (SCKIP)

- 2016: The EBTC project ends and EBTC becomes financially self-sustainable as a not-for-profit organisation

- 2016: EBTC becomes official Development Partner of the Swachh Bharat Mission by the Ministry of Urban Development, Government of India

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